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Beware of knowledge Which you did not earn

He had earned it, sword stroke by sword stroke, spell by spell, conquest by conquest. It was not something he’d inherited and not something he saw as his birthright. It was something he understood, and this separated him from the young mogu princes who beheld their domain. Because he understood this concept, he could use […]

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Things Stir

Your father taught you little, child. You have lived on this island, blissfully ignorant of the world beyond the sea and the happenings wherein. But there are things waking up under the rising sun… Things that started to wake up before you were even born. Every day, more and more, they stir, slow and quiet, […]

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Leaving The Village

Edu joined the group of children gathered in the center of the village. A pair of men wearing bearskin jackets overlaying black leather armor lit torches and distributed them through the group. All the boys there were older than Edu, but none older than sixteen, and all were dressed in shades that mirrored those worn […]

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Fiction

The Three Roses

I set foot on the Holy Kingdom, Coming from the Sea,  From whence a rose, you seldom see.   I walked south, along the coast, My single purpose, To reap a Rose. From her, I received a kiss, Full of Passion and Desire.   Then I went east, Another Rose, to admire. And in her […]

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Fiction

The Invincible Rose

Nothing else felt like this. Saddled atop her horse, overlooking the battlefield where the faithful fought against the barbarians under the scorching sun, Lyria fell into perfect communion with her God. His warmth, His energy, His divine power – all this flowed like water from a stream, directly into her body from the divine star […]